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    Crossing the Taba, Egypt to Eilat, Israel land Border on foot

    August 27, 2016

    Since the 2014 Taba bus bombing on a tourist coach, killing 4 – foreigners are crossing the Egypt – Israel border less and less It took about 20 minutes to cross the border from Taba to Eilat and I didn’t pay anything and it was a breeze compared to the nightmare border crossing I did on Africa’s most corrupt border from Senegal to Mauritania. How to cross the border from Taba to Eilat on foot Take the bus from Sharm…

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  • Egypt Vegan

    Egyptian Vegan Food (aka Vegan heaven)

    Most Egyptians don’t know what vegan means… they may not realise it but Egypt is vegan heaven. Thousands of years ago, ancient Egyptians left evidence of their love for food. Well-preserved wall paintings and…

    August 21, 2016
  • Egypt

    Cairo Airport VIP Treatment Scam

    Tourists beware at Cairo airport I arrived to Cairo from Tunis in the afternoon. Sticking out like an obvious, strange foreigner airport officials rushed over to me and started to assist me. Things happened…

    July 28, 2016